B.C.'s Yuen Pau Woo named leader of Independent senators, soon to be Senate's largest bloc Social Sharing
Yuen Pau Woo was elected to the position by members of the Independent Senators Group (ISG) Monday. He ran on a joint ticket with Quebec Independent Sen. Raymonde Saint-Germain, who will serve as a his deputy facilitator.
I am honoured to be entrusted with this responsibility and delighted to be working in tandem with Sen. Saint-Germain. We believe that a strong, coherent and unified group will enhance the ability of members to be effective independent senators, especially on our core function of legislative review.